Viral STDs. HPV: Most common of virally-transmitted STDs 50% of sexually active people will acquire HPV infection Most often asymptomatic Different types of virus Low risk: Genital warts High risk: Cancer. Vaccination. Recommended: Immunize girls age 10-12, Boys age 11-12.
Recommended: Immunize girls age 10-12, Boys age 11-12.
Should immunization for HPV (human papilloma virus) be ‘mandatory’ (as much as other immunizations such as those for MMR and polio are mandatory)? Why or Why not?